The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 224 294
Rank change year-on-year +24 +70  
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 23 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.61% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.00% 5.08% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 18
Median salary £77,500 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £84,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.47% -3.33%  

PaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 767 866 772
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.91% 12.06% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 710 759 663
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing PaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 35 (67.31%) IaaS
2 32 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (59.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (51.92%) SaaS
5 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (40.38%) Java
6 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
7 20 (38.46%) Windows
8 19 (36.54%) DevOps
9 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 16 (30.77%) Banking
10 15 (28.85%) Linux
11 14 (26.92%) Degree
11 14 (26.92%) Data Centre
12 13 (25.00%) Docker
12 13 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (25.00%) SQL
12 13 (25.00%) Apache
12 13 (25.00%) Python
13 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (23.08%) Oracle
13 12 (23.08%) Finance
13 12 (23.08%) Puppet
14 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
14 11 (21.15%) SOA
14 11 (21.15%) IT Strategy
15 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
15 10 (19.23%) IBM
15 10 (19.23%) Android
15 10 (19.23%) Apple iOS

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (25.00%) Apache
2 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
3 9 (17.31%) IIS
4 6 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (11.54%) JBoss
5 4 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
7 2 (3.85%) nginx
7 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.92%) CloudStack
8 1 (1.92%) Jetty
8 1 (1.92%) Mongrel
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (67.31%) IaaS
2 32 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (59.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (51.92%) SaaS
5 9 (17.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (7.69%) Heroku
7 3 (5.77%) Bluemix
7 3 (5.77%) Google App Engine
7 3 (5.77%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (3.85%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (3.85%) Force.com
9 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.92%) Datadog
9 1 (1.92%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (1.92%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) DHCP
1 8 (15.38%) DNS
1 8 (15.38%) SAN
2 7 (13.46%) VPN
3 2 (3.85%) AMQP
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) Internet
3 2 (3.85%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.92%) DMZ
4 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.92%) HTTP
4 1 (1.92%) Intranet
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) LDAP
4 1 (1.92%) Network Security
4 1 (1.92%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) VSAN
4 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
3 7 (13.46%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.69%) DB2
5 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.69%) MySQL
6 3 (5.77%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (5.77%) Hazelcast
6 3 (5.77%) KDB
6 3 (5.77%) Kdb+
6 3 (5.77%) MariaDB
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.77%) Power BI
6 3 (5.77%) SAP HANA
7 2 (3.85%) Data Lake
7 2 (3.85%) HDInsight
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) Artifactory
3 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
3 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.85%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) Bazaar
5 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.92%) GitLab
5 1 (1.92%) GoCD
5 1 (1.92%) Gradle
5 1 (1.92%) Hudson
5 1 (1.92%) JUnit
5 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.92%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (30.77%) Banking
2 12 (23.08%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Legal
4 3 (5.77%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Electronics
5 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.85%) Marketing
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.92%) Advertising
6 1 (1.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Architect
2 11 (21.15%) Senior Architect
3 10 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (17.31%) Cloud Architect
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 8 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (11.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (11.54%) Developer
8 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Consultant
9 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Enterprise Architect
10 2 (3.85%) Azure Architect
10 2 (3.85%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) .NET
1 9 (17.31%) RESTful
2 8 (15.38%) Middleware
3 6 (11.54%) HTML
3 6 (11.54%) HTML5
3 6 (11.54%) SOAP
4 5 (9.62%) REST
4 5 (9.62%) WCF
4 5 (9.62%) Web Services
5 4 (7.69%) Akka
5 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (7.69%) CSS
5 4 (7.69%) Node.js
6 3 (5.77%) Ember.js
6 3 (5.77%) JSON
6 3 (5.77%) React
6 3 (5.77%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 8 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 7 (13.46%) PlayStation
3 7 (13.46%) Streaming Video
3 7 (13.46%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (13.46%) Xbox
4 3 (5.77%) Equities
4 3 (5.77%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.77%) iPad
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Derivative
6 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.92%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Linux
3 10 (19.23%) Android
3 10 (19.23%) Apple iOS
4 9 (17.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
5 7 (13.46%) Windows Phone
6 3 (5.77%) Unix
7 2 (3.85%) CentOS
7 2 (3.85%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.92%) Mesosphere
8 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (36.54%) DevOps
3 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (21.15%) IT Strategy
4 11 (21.15%) SOA
5 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
6 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (17.31%) ITIL
6 9 (17.31%) Waterfall
7 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 7 (13.46%) Identity Management
8 7 (13.46%) Microservices
8 7 (13.46%) MVC
8 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
8 7 (13.46%) Scrum
8 7 (13.46%) UML
9 6 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (11.54%) Line Management
9 6 (11.54%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) Java
2 13 (25.00%) Python
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) C#
3 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.31%) Ruby
4 7 (13.46%) Objective-C
5 6 (11.54%) Go
5 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.69%) Perl
7 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.85%) Apex Code
8 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.92%) Scala
9 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.92%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (13.46%) EMC Certification
2 7 (13.46%) MCSE
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) GCP
1 1 (1.92%) QA
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Docker
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.92%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.92%) Xen
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (23.08%) Puppet
3 9 (17.31%) Ansible
4 7 (13.46%) AirWatch
5 3 (5.77%) Kubernetes
5 3 (5.77%) Mesos
5 3 (5.77%) Terraform
6 2 (3.85%) Nagios
7 1 (1.92%) Graphite
7 1 (1.92%) Marathon
7 1 (1.92%) Packer
7 1 (1.92%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle
3 10 (19.23%) IBM
4 9 (17.31%) Citrix
4 9 (17.31%) VMware
5 8 (15.38%) Cisco
6 7 (13.46%) EMC
7 6 (11.54%) Software AG
8 5 (9.62%) SAP
9 4 (7.69%) Google
9 4 (7.69%) Rackspace
9 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.69%) Splunk
9 4 (7.69%) Sybase
10 3 (5.77%) GigaSpaces
10 3 (5.77%) StreamBase
10 3 (5.77%) Teradata
11 2 (3.85%) New Relic
11 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (1.92%) Vertica
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